Council Foster Care campaign sees increase in enquiries but journey continues
A campaign to boost foster care numbers in Renfrewshire has resulted in a seven times increase in the number of enquiries from prospective carers to the service. Read more
Paisley 2021 campaign wins prestigious UK-wide PR awards
The people of Paisley have been thanked after the PR campaign behind the town’s bid to be UK City of Culture 2021 was honoured at the UK PR industry’s Oscars. Read more
Renfrewshire’s school clothing grant will increase to £100 due to additional funding from the Scottish Government. Read more
Train to become a professional wrestler for new TV show
Glasgow-based TV production company Firecracker Films is looking for people in Renfrewshire to take part in a new BBC series where you train up to become a professional wrestler with Glasgow’s Insane Championship Wrestling. Read more
Project SEARCH graduates gain vital employment skills
Family members, friends and work colleagues gathered at Johnstone Town Hall to mark the achievements of Renfrewshire’s Project SEARCH Class of 2018. Read more
City Deal helps thousands of young people into work
More than 8000 young people are now in jobs thanks to a successfully completed employment programme run through the Glasgow City Region City Deal. Read more
Pernod Ricard employees help biodiversity bloom in Renfrew
Ahead of World Oceans Day today, a combined effort of more than 500 staff from Pernod Ricard in the UK: Pernod Ricard UK, Chivas Brothers and the Global Travel Retail division, sprang into action to tackle water and land pollution. Read more
Plans move forward to create a set price funeral service to help with the financial burden of losing a loved one
Reducing costs of a ‘respectful and dignified funeral service’ has moved a step closer in Renfrewshire for those who find themselves in particular financial circumstances during the death of a loved one. Read more
Councillor encourages applications for Retail Improvement Scheme
Renfrewshire Council has opened the application process for the Retail Improvement Scheme. Read more
More flights to Dublin from Glasgow Airport
Glasgow Airport passengers travelling to and from Dublin can now enjoy even more choice following Aer Lingus Regional’s decision to introduce an extra flight on Thursdays, Fridays and Mondays. Read more